Microsoft Bing

Microsoft Bing

Run Microsoft Bing in distraction-free window, manage multiple Microsoft Bing accounts easily and much much more with the unofficial Microsoft Bing desktop app for macOS, Windows and Linux on WebCatalog.

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Focus

Launch Microsoft Bing quickly from dock or taskbar and run Microsoft Bing in self-contained, distraction-free windows.

Multiple Accounts

Manage multiple Microsoft Bing accounts at the same time and switch between them with just a click or using keyboard shortcut.

App Lock

Protect your data from sneaky eyes with passwords or Touch ID.

Enhanced Notifications

Control notifications by schedule and show unread badge on dock (or taskbar) icon.
Bing is a web search engine owned and operated by Microsoft. The service has its origins in Microsoft's previous search engines: MSN Search, Windows Live Search and later Live Search. Bing provides a variety of search services, including web, video, image and map search products. It is developed using ASP.NET. Bing, Microsoft's replacement for Live Search, was unveiled by Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer on May 28, 2009, at the All Things Digital conference in San Diego, California, for release on June 3, 2009. Notable new features at the time included the listing of search suggestions while queries are entered and a list of related searches (called "Explore pane") based on semantic technology from Powerset, which Microsoft had acquired in 2008.In July 2009, Microsoft and Yahoo! announced a deal in which Bing would power Yahoo! Search. All Yahoo! Search global customers and partners made the transition by early 2012. The deal was altered in 2015, meaning Yahoo! was only required to use Bing for a "majority" of searches.In October 2011, Microsoft stated that they were working on new back-end search infrastructure with the goal of delivering faster and slightly more relevant search results for users. Known as "Tiger", the new index-serving technology had been incorporated into Bing globally since August that year. In May 2012, Microsoft announced another redesign of its search engine that includes "Sidebar", a social feature that searches users' social networks for information relevant to the search query.The BitFunnel search engine indexing algorithm and various components of the search engine were made open source by Microsoft in 2016.As of October 2018, Bing is the third largest search engine globally, with a query volume of 4.58%, behind Google (77%) and Baidu (14.45%). Yahoo! Search, which Bing largely powers, has 2.63%.

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